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When Adam waved at Emily

How they met Adam waved at Emily from his christian connection profile and they both asked their only mutual friend whether the other person was okay.  They went on an amazing 6.5 hour first date where Adam fell head over heels (literally). Emily raced Adam to the door at sizzlers and Adam took Emily' umbrella hostage until she agreed to go on a second date.  The moment Adam knew that Emily was the one was when she gave up her passion of swimming in order to have time for him in her life. She was so busy with university, work and training all week, every week for swimming that...

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Wedding Speeches – Roles, Hints and Tips

Wedding Speeches - Roles, Hints and Tips Traditions at weddings are what you make them. After all it is your day and no one else's. Here is an outline of what is considered a modern order of speeches. I'll outline each one, the role and some tips. Remember though, it is your choice whom you have speak at your wedding.That is, if you decide on any at all. See Wedding Speeches Should I or Shouldn't I? OrderMaster of ceremonies Father / Mother of the bride Father / Mother of the Groom Groom Bride Maid / Matron of honour Best ManWedding Speech Roles The Master...

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Wedding Speeches – Should I or Shouldn’t I?

Wedding Speeches - Should I or Shouldn't I?  Does the idea of 100 people looking at you behind a lectern paralyse you with fear? Yes? Then you're also wondering should you be speaking at your wedding?As with many modern wedding traditions it is what you make of it. There is no one telling you , you have to do it. If the idea of making a speech makes you feel uncomfortable and anxious, then would it be the best idea for you to do it?Would it take your thoughts away from other special moments throughout of the day? Could you enjoy your ceremony if you're thinking about tanking in...

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Russell & Kayla Cochrane’s Peninsula Wedding

Russell & Kayla got married on a beautiful day at Scarborough.Followed by a cocktail style reception at Redcliffe Golf Club. It was a pleasure to capture some epic locations on the peninsula. WE FIRST MET Russ and I met in 2005 when we were both 13. Our sisters were friends. One night our sisters went to the Redcliffe Show together while I was at home with my mum, Russell's mum called and asked if I wanted to go to the Show with Russell. I asked my mum "who is Russell?" as I had no idea that Jamey (Russell's sister) had a little brother. My mum, Russell's...

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Dave & Hayley Hirschfeld’s Montville Wedding

Suppliers Wedding Dress Babushka Ballerina - http://thebabushkaballerina.com.au/Shoes Kate Spade (Santa Monica shop) - https://www.katespade.com/shoes/view-all/Bridesmaid Dresses Paper Scissors Frock - http://www.psfrocks.com.au/ Styling  CL Weddings - http://www.clweddingsandevents.com.au/Venue Spicers Closely - http://spicersretreats.com/spicers-clovelly-estate/Florals Willow Bud - http://willowbudweddingflowers.com.au/Celebrant I Heart Ceremonies - http://www.iheartceremonies.com.au/Videography Matt Barwick - http://mattbarwickfilms.com/  Cheese Wheel Cake Black Pearl Epicure - https://www.blackpearl.com.au/Hair Olivia Trudgett - https://www.facebook.com/Olivia-Kate-HairMake Up Danielle Rusko - http://daniellerusko.com.au/Band Ryan Giles - https://www.facebook.com/ryangilesmusic/ Transport Hinter Coast Transport - http://www.hinter-coast-transport.com/  Hayley & Dave from Oakman Photography on Vimeo. ...

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Hayley & Dave at the Powerhouse

I spent a rainy Sunday morning with Hayley & Dave ,who will shortly to be married at Montvilles Spicers Clovelly Estate. The Powerhouse is a great location for Brisbane Wedding Photography and if you are ever there on a Saturday you will see so many couples taking advantage of the industrial look as well as easy access to New Farm Park for some greenery. ...

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Craig & Sarah’s Backyard Bash

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Craig & Sarah shared their vision of their backyard wedding with me in June 2015. When you consider the long list of wedding suppliers there is so much to organise. You really do need to appreciate the time to plan a wedding. If you're starting to plan your day read your about your first steps here.It was always going to be a big production and it was executed so well on the day. The ceremony layout, the solid constructed dance floor, lawn games  and the marquee. It made you forget where you were. Craig & Sarah should be complemented with the thought that...

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